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Are there other types of dementias besides alzheimer's disease?
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Dr. Miroslava Fox
Clinical Psychology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
To name the few., alzheimer's dementia; vascular dementia (used to be called multi-infarct dementia); dementia with lewy bodies (dlb).
Below is the link with descriptions of various types of dementia and possible etiology: http://www.Alz.Org/dementia/types-of-dementia.Asp.

In brief: Yes
To name the few., alzheimer's dementia; vascular dementia (used to be called multi-infarct dementia); dementia with lewy bodies (dlb).
Below is the link with descriptions of various types of dementia and possible etiology: http://www.Alz.Org/dementia/types-of-dementia.Asp.
Dr. Miroslava Fox
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Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Alzheimer's disease or alzheimer's dementia is the most common type of dementia.
Roughly 7 out 10 who have dementia have alzheimers. Other common types are are vascular, frontal temporal lobe, lewy body, alcohol or other substance induced types. There are many many rare causes of dementia.

In brief: Yes
Alzheimer's disease or alzheimer's dementia is the most common type of dementia.
Roughly 7 out 10 who have dementia have alzheimers. Other common types are are vascular, frontal temporal lobe, lewy body, alcohol or other substance induced types. There are many many rare causes of dementia.
Dr. Maureen Nash
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